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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L5970 • Carl Linnaeus to Nils Ericsson Dalberg, 18 June 1773 n.s.
Dated 1773 d. 18 Junii.. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Ekholmsund (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus writes to Nils Ericsson DalbergDalberg, Nils Ericsson
(1736-1820). Swedish. Personal
physician of Gustav III since 1768.
Linnaeus’s student in 1755.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to express his thanks for having received Linnaeus during his visit to Stockholm.

If one trust in God and the King [Gustav IIIGustav III, (1746-1792).
Swedish. Reigned 1771-1792. Son of King
Adolf Fredrik and Queen Lovisa Ulrika,
brother of Sofia Albertina and Karl
XIII. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
] everything will be fine.

Linnaeus writes that when he arrived home again he found Dr. Rosensten [Nils Rosén von RosensteinRosén von Rosenstein, Nils
(1706-1773). Swedish. Physician
and professor of medicine. Colleague of
Linnaeus at Uppsala. The founder of
modern pediatrics. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
], waiting for Linnaeus and very ill in cholera and it is very unlikely that he will survive.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (Linköpings Stifts- och Landsbibliotek, Dalbergska brevsamlingen).

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1911), vol. I:5, p. 323   p.323.